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Cubs hoping Castellanos can aid woes vs. lefties

Cubs hoping Castellanos can aid woes vs. lefties

The 27-year-old Castellanos is hitting.273/.328/.462, with 11 home runs. Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers the Chicago Cubs for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000. The Tigers...

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Indian Team Set to Tour Pakistan for Davis Cup Tie

Indian Team Set to Tour Pakistan for Davis Cup Tie

The All India Tennis Association (AITA) confirmed on Sunday that the Indian Davis Cup team will travel to Pakistan for their Davis Cup tie in September against the latter. India won their previous...

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Everton deny McCarthy-Tosun-plus-cash offer for Crystal Palace's Zaha

Everton deny McCarthy-Tosun-plus-cash offer for Crystal Palace's Zaha

The Serie A side had targeted Zaha's Ivory Coast team-mate Nicolas Pepe but failed to land the 24-year-old, who has agreed a move to Arsenal . Everton then tried their luck with a move for Za...

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Cubs trade for Astros second baseman

Cubs trade for Astros second baseman

The left-handed hitter turned in his strongest season to date previous year when he hit.263 (67-for-255) with 15 doubles, six home runs, a.351 on-base percentage and.392 slugging percentage, good for ...

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Pulisic scores twice in Chelsea win

Pulisic scores twice in Chelsea win

After impressive cameo displays for Chelsea during their preseason tour of Japan, Pulisic is battling with Ross Barkley , Mason Mount , Pedro and Willian for minutes in the attacking midfield area...

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Anthony Davis Sleeps With the Lights On Thanks to Horror Movies

Anthony Davis Sleeps With the Lights On Thanks to Horror Movies

The six-time All-Star and recent summer acquisition of the Lakers opened up about his fear of the dark during an appearance on " That's What She Said with Sarah Spain " (via Dave McMenamin of ESPN )....

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Mumbai Indians trade Mayank Markande to Delhi Capitals for Sherfane Rutherford

Mumbai Indians trade Mayank Markande to Delhi Capitals for Sherfane Rutherford

Playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors in his debut season of the Caribbean Premier League previous year, Rutherford made a mark against Trinbago Knight Riders, smashing a 13-ball 45, with six sixes and a...

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Best FIFA Men's Coach of the Year 10-man shortlist revealed

Best FIFA Men's Coach of the Year 10-man shortlist revealed

Aside from Guardiola and Klopp, Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is the other Premier League manager to have been shortlisted, having guided his team to a Champions League final, as well as a f...

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Juventus striker Dybala has long admired Old Trafford

Juventus striker Dybala has long admired Old Trafford

The Argentina global is wanted by United, who are offering Romelu Lukaku in a swap deal . He tweeted: "The Theatre of #Dreams: To play in such historical stadiums you have to do a lot of sacrific...

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Barrett sticks with All Blacks through to 2022

Outside back Jordie Barrett has committed to the All Blacks for three more years in a win for New Zealand Rugby. Under his contract, Barrett also has the option to change Super Rugby clubs at so...

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Salah and Mane nominated for FIFA Player of the Year award

Salah and Mane nominated for FIFA Player of the Year award

The trio were also heavily involved as Netherlands reached the UEFA Nations League final. Eden Hazard and Kylian Mbappe complete the shortlist compiled by a panel of experts in men's football fo...

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Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah nominated for Best Men's — FIFA The Best

Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah nominated for Best Men's — FIFA The Best

The Liverpool duo both won the UEFA Champions League and were joint top-scorers in the English Premier League with Mane helping Senegal to the CAF Africa Cup of Nations final. Liverpool coach Ju...

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Kliff Kingsbury Doesn't Love His Madden Self

Kliff Kingsbury Doesn't Love His Madden Self

Kingsbury, who has often been compared to actor Ryan Gosling, thinks he looks like a character on "The Walking Dead". He thought he looked like a zombie. "It's amusing you bring that up", Kingsb...

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Cards trade Gyorko to Dodgers for pitchers Cingrani, Abreu

Cards trade Gyorko to Dodgers for pitchers Cingrani, Abreu

The trade deadline is at 4 p.m. ET Wednesday. In a move to add infield depth by the Dodgers, Gyorko is playing on a $13 million salary this year ($5 million will owed by the Padres) and comes with a...

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Michael Thomas, Saints agree to record-setting contract

Michael Thomas, Saints agree to record-setting contract

But now that he's come to terms on a deal, he will be expected to report to practice. That first number stands out, because that will make Thomas the first non-quarterback offensive position player ...

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PGA Tour announces new dates for WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

PGA Tour announces new dates for WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

In truth, it proved a complete mismatch with Koepka striking early and the Northern Irishman discovering that he'd used up his share of holed putts on Saturday. Morikawa, who shot up to 46th in the Fe...

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Red Sox bats set rivalry record in four-game series vs Yankees

Red Sox bats set rivalry record in four-game series vs Yankees

After Boston scored on a groundout in the bottom of the sixth, the Yankees , assisted by a Bradley Jr. error, tallied two in the seventh to go up 8-3.The Red Sox and Yankees then traded runs over the...

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NFL Legend Nick Buoniconti Dead at 78

NFL Legend Nick Buoniconti Dead at 78

Family spokesman Bruce Bobbins said Nick Buoniconti died Tuesday in Bridgehampton, New York. A cause of death was not immediately given. Buoniconti's son was paralyzed from the shoulders in 1985 w...

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Giants' Bumgarner beats Padres as trade deadline looms

Giants' Bumgarner beats Padres as trade deadline looms

Lucchesi struck out Samardzija, retired Solano on an infield fly and got Brandon Belt to ground out.In the bottom of the fifth, Hedges drove a 2-0 fastball from Samardzija 419 feet onto the second bal...

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Transfer: Cristiano Ronaldo admits he wants Real Madrid return

Transfer: Cristiano Ronaldo admits he wants Real Madrid return

Ronaldo had been contracted to play at least 45 minutes against K League All Stars according to event organisers The Fasta Inc., but the Portugal global ultimately sat out the entire game at a packed...

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Cubs acquire reliever Phelps from Blue Jays

Cubs acquire reliever Phelps from Blue Jays

Now he's on a club more appropriate to his age and stage. He turns 25 in September and has struggled this season in his second stint in Tennessee (4.59 ERA, 1.41 WHIP). He's made 65 starts and 180 r...

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Senators clear crease clutter, deal Condon to Tampa Bay

Senators clear crease clutter, deal Condon to Tampa Bay

The Ottawa Senators acquired forward Ryan Callahan in a trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning, the teams announced . "We believe we have the right mix of goaltenders, both for the upcoming season and ...

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Morikawa surges to first career win at Barracuda Championship

Morikawa surges to first career win at Barracuda Championship

Here you can find everything you need to stay up to date with the world's foremost golf tour. The former world amateur number one made his pro debut at last month's Canadian Open, shared second thre...

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Stephens goes down in straight sets at Citi Open

Stephens goes down in straight sets at Citi Open

Open. 8 in the world, won only 46 percent of her first serves. Stephens saved two match points before falling in the deciding game. Stephens, whose best result this year was a run to the Madrid ...

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Virat Kohli bats for Ravi Shastri to continue as coach

Virat Kohli bats for Ravi Shastri to continue as coach

Now former India opener Aakash Chopra has also put forth his opinion on the matter of selection of the Indian coach, given that Virat Kohli has mentioned, that he would prefer Ravi Shastri conti...

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De Minaur near-perfect on serve to win Atlanta Open

De Minaur near-perfect on serve to win Atlanta Open

The win gives De Minaur his second ATP Tour title, adding to his 2019 Sydney International title - but more importantly it gives him a spot in the history books. De Minaur rises nine places to No. 25 ...

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Hamlin stamps himself a championship contender at Pocono

Hamlin stamps himself a championship contender at Pocono

Only Jeff Gordon has won at Pocono more with six wins. With a victory Sunday, Busch could join Bobby Allison in 1982 and 1983 and Tim Richmond in 1986 and 1987 as the only drivers to win three strai...

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Chelsea ban fan for life for racial abuse

Chelsea ban fan for life for racial abuse

But, having carried out their own investigation that included hiring two lip reading experts, Chelsea have banned Wing for life and temporarily banned a further five supporters for their behaviour at ...

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CJ McCollum Signs Three-Year Extension With Blazers

CJ McCollum Signs Three-Year Extension With Blazers

ESPN, citing McCollum's agent, reported the deal, and the player himself responded Tuesday to congratulatory tweets from teammate Jusuf Nurkic and other National Basketball Association players. He ave...

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Alabama, Wisconsin Announce Home-and-Home in 2024, 2025

Alabama, Wisconsin Announce Home-and-Home in 2024, 2025

Wisconsin owns a 5-11-1 record all-time against SEC teams, including 2-4-1 in regular-season matchups. Bama will be playing the Duke Blue Devils in a neutral-site game to open the season as well as Ne...

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WTA roundup: Sevastova rallies to win on home soil

WTA roundup: Sevastova rallies to win on home soil

It meant Tsonga achieved a career first, having never won at the ATP 500 event in his 16-year career, with his only other Citi Open match resulting in defeat in 2009. Alexander Bublik claimed a 7-6 (7...

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Prithvi Shaw suspended for doping violation by BCCI till November 15

Prithvi Shaw suspended for doping violation by BCCI till November 15

The 19-year old cricketer won't be allowed to take part in any global or BCCI-conducted tournament till November 15 this year. Following a hearing, BCCI found Shaw guilty of breaching its anti-dopin...

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Pakistan to play 13 fixtures in World Test Championship

Pakistan to play 13 fixtures in World Test Championship

Teams will need to be wary of slow over-rates, as two points will be deducted for every over a team is behind the required rate at the end of a test. How many teams will participate? The teams i...

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Loek van Mil, one of tallest baseball players ever, dead at 34

Loek van Mil, one of tallest baseball players ever, dead at 34

But van Mil was the more successful of the two towering record holders. In December, van Mil was involved in a serious hiking accident in Australia where he reportedly was left unconscious for 24 ...

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Fortnite season 10 teaser suggests the return of a classic location

Fortnite season 10 teaser suggests the return of a classic location

Yesterday's was of a seemingly reformed Dusty Divot, leading many to believe that we would be seeing all old locations teased. Epic Games showed a glimpse of what Fortnite Season 10 has in store...

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